Category Archives: News & Announcements

Innovator of the Year 2017

August 16, 2017 - Baltimore, MD The Daily Record Announces 2017 Innovator of the Year Honorees The Daily Record has named Karen Barbour, President of The Barbour Group, an Innovator of the Year. The Daily Record began the Innovator of the Year awards in 2002 as a way to recognize Marylanders and Maryland-based companies for their…
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False Claims Act

August 2, 2017 - Washington, DC Reverse False Claims Act Liability Extended to Bonding Companies On Monday, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia ruled that bonding companies can be held liable for treble damages under the False Claims Act for issuing surety bonds to construction companies that falsely claim to be a Service-Disabled…
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BG Celebrates the 2017 MD Small Business of the Year

May 1, 2017 - Columbia, MD The Barbour Group Celebrates The 2017 Maryland Small Business of the Year with SBA Administrator Linda McMahon The U.S. Small Business Administration has named Kara DiPietro, President and CEO of HMC Inc., Maryland’s Small Business Person of the Year. The award is given each year to one small business owner…
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WSSC 7th Annual Business Owners’ Expo

March 15, 2017 - Westminster, MD Karen Barbour to Speak at WSSC 7th Annual Business Owners' Expo On Friday, March 31, 2017, Karen Barbour will present the topic "The Business of Owning a Business" for the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) from 10:00-12:00 pm. Ms. Barbour will join other panelists to discuss the legal, financial…
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